Things to do in Riyadh Central Region

Book a tee-time at Riyadh Golf Courses or discover more about the kingdom's heritage at the King Fahd Cultural Centre. Visit the Kingdom Tower with its stunning architecture, which is the capital's major landmark.

As this is also a city of merchants and shopkeepers, there are several modern malls which house luxury brands, international franchises and renowned restaurants. The hotel itself also has a commercial arcade with several shops.

Culture and sights

Discover the history of Islam at the National Museum. For something different, consider a visit to the Riyadh Zoo, one of the most popular leisure facilities in the city. Formed in 1957, it was originally a small scale affair with animals given to the kingdom's first three kings.

Shopping in Riyadh

Localizer Mall and Centria Mall are just a few minutes from the hotel and are destinations in themselves. Shop for shoes and accessories, or browse through the luxury boutiques. Take a break at one of the upscale restaurants or casual outlets.

Golf in Riyadh

Riyadh Golf Course is just 20 minutes from the city centre and features the Riyadh Green Course, a par-72 championship course which opened in 2005.

The course's undulating terrain, with manlake lakes, wide fairways and manicured greens offer golfers an enjoyable yet challenging game. You can also have something to eat, use the practice facilities and unwind in the club-house.